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DEPARTMENT OF ADMINISTRATIVE & FINANCIAL SERVICES

BUREAU OF HUMAN RESOURCES
February 21, 2006

HUMAN RESOURCES MEMORANDUM 1-06

TO: All Agency/Department Heads and Human Resource Representatives
   
SUBJECT: 2007 HOLIDAY SCHEDULE FOR STATE AGENCY EMPLOYEES NOT COVERED BY A COLLECTIVE BARGAINING AGREEMENT

The 2007 Holiday Schedule is issued under the provisions of Chapter 11 of the State of Maine Civil Service Rules and the Benefit Package for Confidential Employees.

HOLIDAY

DAY, DATE OBSERVED

   

New Year’s Day

Monday, January 1, 2007

   

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Monday, January 15, 2007

   

Washington's Birthday/President's Day

Monday, February 19, 2007

   

Patriots Day

Monday, April 16, 2007

   

Memorial Day

Monday, May 28, 2007

   

Independence Day

Wednesday, July 4, 2007

   

Labor Day

Monday, September 3, 2007

   

Columbus Day

Monday, October 8, 2007

   

Veterans Day

Monday, November 12, 20071

   

Thanksgiving Day

Thursday, November 22, 2007

   

Thanksgiving Friday

Friday, November 23, 2007

   

Christmas Day

Tuesday, December 25, 2007

To be eligible for holiday pay, employee must be in pay status on the normal workday immediately preceding and the normal workday immediately following the day and date on which the holiday is observed.

1 For Maine State Government, holidays that fall on Saturday are observed on the preceding Friday; holidays that fall on Sunday are observed on the following Monday.  For calendar year 2007, Veterans Day (November 11) falls on a Sunday and will be observed on Monday, November 12, 2007.

An employee who is required to work on any of these days will be granted compensatory time off at the mutual convenience of the employer and employee.  If the holiday falls on a normal day off, an alternative compensatory day will be granted.  Cash payments shall be made only in the instance of departmental policy established in conformance with Chapter 11, Section 1, of State of Maine Civil Service Rules.

S/ Alicia Kellogg

Alicia Kellogg, Director
Bureau of Human Resources